CMH Pub 10-14 The Quartermaster Corps: Operations In The War Against Japan by Alvin P. Stauffer. First published, 1956. GPO Number: 008-029-00047-4 "This study focuses on logistics as the indispensable companion of strategy and tactics and includes a description of conditions under which GIs lived in primitive environments."
The Philippines : the opening operations
Problems in Hawaii, Australia, and New Zealand
Mission and organization in the Pacific
Local procurement in the Pacific
Supply from the United States
Storage, transportation, and packing problems
Class I, II, III, and IV supply problems
Logistical support of combat operations
Supplies and equipment in combat use
Problems of victory.
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Shipping list no.: 2004-0046-S
Folded map inside back cover
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-332) and index
The Philippines : the opening operations -- Problems in Hawaii, Australia, and New Zealand -- Mission and organization in the Pacific -- Pacific bases -- Local procurement in the Pacific -- Supply from the United States -- Storage, transportation, and packing problems -- Class I, II, III, and IV supply problems -- Morale-building services -- Logistical support of combat operations -- Supplies and equipment in combat use -- Problems of victory
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Supplying War in the Tropics
Aside from describing the heart-breaking efforts to supply the troops on Bataan, both on the spot and through blockade-running, this volume describes the experience of the Army at supplying troops in the tropics at the end of a long supply line.